Azerbaijan State Puppet Theater

The founder and initiator of the Azerbaijan Puppet Theater were Molla Aga Babirli. On May 16, 1931, by order of the Commissariat of National Enlightenment, a puppet theater was established in Baku. ‘Circus’ was the very first performance on the stage of the theater was given in April 1932. The building of the puppet theater was constructed in 1908 by the Polish engineer, Yosef Ploshko. In 2007, within the framework of the State Program «Azerbaijan Theater in 2009-2019,» the theater was completely reconstructed. Since 2011, the theater has been a member of UNIMA (International Association of Puppet Theaters).

What you get

normal price: 3-8$
with GoBakuCard: Free

Hours & Admission

 

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
: Closed
: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm

Getting there

Baku Puppet Theater

Address: Neftchilar avenue 36, Baku/Azerbaijan

Contacts:+994) 12 492 64 25
info@kuklateatri.az

Web:www.kuklateatri.az

13 minutes on foot from Icerisheher Metro Station

Next to the № 88 Bus Station